2016 TORCH AWARDS ADOPT-THE-ARTS
Sheldon Epps has been Artistic Director of the renowned Pasadena Playhouse since 1997. He also served as Associate Artistic Director of the Old Globe Threatre for four years. Mr. Epps has directed numerous plays and musicals at many of the country's major theatres including the Roundabout, Manhattan Theatre Club, the Guthrie, Playwrights Horizons, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Arena Stage, and the Goodman Theatre. He conceived and directed the highly acclaimed musicals Play On! and Blues in the Night, which both received Tony Award nominations. For many years he has served as a member of the Executive Board of the Society of Directors and Choreographers. Mr. Epps also has had a busy career as a television director helming episodes of shows such as Frasier, Friends, Everybody Loves Raymond, Girlfriends, Reed Between teh Lines and many others. Last year he Co-Direced the Broadway production of Baby It's You!